Cleaning the House of Medicine. A recent report in JAMA Internal Medicine highlights prevailing medical practices that should be“ reconsidered” in 2015 based on the weight of evidence.
Consider this admittedly incomplete list of some of the highlights. Over the past 2 years, ACP members have seen the most dramatic change in the presentation of Annals of Internal Medicine
This year's competition will narrow 40 teams down to a top 4 who will compete at the conclusion of the final session, which will feature meeting highlights and take-home
The displays at the abstract poster competition highlight medical research. ACP Resident/Fellow Member Ruaa Y.
Dollars, denominators, and risk adjustment. Because not everyone who reads this blog reads the comments, I wanted to highlight these particularly insightful observations about Mike Edmond, MD, FACP's post on
Medical progress does not proceed linearly. Although I am a neophyte here, I will offer some examples to readers highlight defects in study design that can lead to tantalizing and exaggerated
To highlight a few from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, they include aspects of synthesizing information, managing complex patients, and managing and leading teams.
It was not at all planned, nor would it ever be something you'd read about in business magazines (Forbes, Popular Mechanics, or Highlights).
As diverse studies continue to highlight the health benefits of traditional Mediterranean dietary patterns, enthusiasm for them among experts in nutrition is predictably strong and widespread.
Quite commonly, clinical vignettes presented by ACP Associate Members and their poster contests are highlights of the program.